All Discussions Tagged 'infusion' (72)

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Infusion Sets (Luer Lock)

I have been using Inset and Inset 30 infusion sets because that's what is recommended with my pump, but I really don't like either one. The…

Started by Denise

6 on Wednesday
Reply by Kittywolf

Tracking pump infusion sites

What do people do to track and rotate their pump infusion sites? Eyeballing and memory works to an extent, but I wouldn't mind doing better…

Started by niccolo

30 Dec 9
Reply by Cheryl

How do you tape your infusion set?

I wasn't actually instructed to tape my infusion tubing when I was trained by my rep, but read the suggestion in Pumping Insulin, and it's…

Started by niccolo

11 Dec 2
Reply by acidrock23

Infusion Set Site: Blood Beneath

So I have the tandem insulin pump and currently have a cannula attached to my left side. Today I noticed there is a bit of blood seeping in…

Started by DFresh

10 Nov 25
Reply by elizabetta

Scar Tissue strikes terror into my heart

The last two weeks have produced two days that could be called "extreme excursions" for me. Why, you ask? Because of scar tissue! See if yo…

Started by Mike Ratrie

8 Nov 13
Reply by Mike Ratrie

A Different Question on Metal Sets

I fortunately have minimal allergic reactions to sets, so I am no help to Jen and her post on metal sets. I am at the end of my first box…

Started by Laddie

5 Oct 31
Reply by earthling

Metal sets

I have a question for those who use metal sets. For those of you who follow my blogs or forum posts, you'll know I have a lot of issues wit…

Started by Jen

6 Oct 24
Reply by Jen

Scar tissue prevention techniques?

Just learning where to post things on this site :) Already posted this in a group and now trying the forum too...I read some past posts but…

Started by jenndaloop

6 Aug 6
Reply by jenndaloop

Infusion site infection?

So almost a week ago I removed my last infusion site. I am back to doing injections to give my body a break from 17 years of pump therapy.…

Started by A. Barney

6 Aug 5
Reply by A. Barney

Inset disaster.

So just today I went through 5 insets. Each one was extremely painful and filled with blood. I tried my arm, stomach and my usual butt/hip…

Started by Taylor

14 Jul 22
Reply by La

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